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House Committee Approves Strict Restrictions on US Funding for UN and Palestinian Authority

Tough conditions on American funding for both the UN and the Palestinian Authority (PA) have been approved by the congressional committee overseeing the US Foreign...

July 20, 2017 4:58 pm

Ahead of Palestinian Terrorist Rasmea Odeh’s Imminent Deportation From US, Supporters Plan ‘Farewell’ Event in Chicago Starring Angela Davis

A convicted Palestinian terrorist set to be deported after spending over two decades in the US will be seen off by supporters next month in Chicago at a celebration featuring a prominent American feminist activist. Rasmea Odeh -- sentenced to life in...

After Dyke March Scandal, SlutWalk Chicago Bans ‘Zionist Displays’ From Upcoming August Protest

After the scandal involving the ejection of Jewish women carrying Star of David pride flags at Chicago's Dyke March on June 28, a sister organization in the city has announced that it will follow suit by banning "Zionist...

‘Anti-Normalization’ Said to Be Emerging as Top Challenge for Pro-Israel Students on US College Campuses

"Anti-normalization," the newest buzzword surrounding university politics, may usurp the boycott, divestment and sanctions (BDS) movement as the leading challenge facing pro-Israel students, Jewish campus leaders told The Algemeiner this week. Sara Weissman -- the editor in chief of independent Jewish...

July 20, 2017 11:20 am

US and Israel Underline Hezbollah Threat as UN Security Council Reviews Lebanon Ceasefire

As Hezbollah steps up its provocations on Israel's borders with Syria and Lebanon, the UN...

July 20, 2017 10:36 am

Trump: I Wouldn’t Have Hired Jeff Sessions If I Knew He Would Recuse Himself

President Trump said on Wednesday that he never would have appointed Attorney General Jeff Sessions...

July 20, 2017 9:58 am

In Move Sought by Russia, Trump Ends CIA’s Covert Program to Arm, Train Syrian Rebels

President Trump has decided to end the CIA’s covert program to arm and train moderate...

July 20, 2017 9:49 am

Chinese President Promises ‘Unremitting Efforts’ to Achieve Israeli-Palestinian Peace

JNS.org - Chinese President Xi Jinping pledged to make “unremitting” efforts towards promoting Israeli-Palestinian peace...

July 19, 2017 4:14 pm

Australian University Urged to Distance Itself From Pro-BDS ‘Israel Hate Fest’ Being Hosted by Peace Studies Department

Australia's University of Sydney has been called on to distance itself from a pro-BDS conference to be...

July 20, 2017 4:58 pm

House Committee Approves Strict Restrictions on US Funding for UN and Palestinian Authority

Tough conditions on American funding for both the UN and the Palestinian Authority (PA) have been approved by the congressional committee overseeing the US Foreign Operations...

July 20, 2017 3:36 pm

Ahead of Palestinian Terrorist Rasmea Odeh’s Imminent Deportation From US, Supporters Plan ‘Farewell’ Event in Chicago Starring Angela Davis

A convicted Palestinian terrorist set to be deported after spending over two decades in the US will be seen off by supporters next month in Chicago at a...

July 20, 2017 1:51 pm

After Dyke March Scandal, SlutWalk Chicago Bans ‘Zionist Displays’ From Upcoming August Protest

After the scandal involving the ejection of Jewish women carrying Star of David pride flags at Chicago's Dyke March on June 28, a sister organization in the city...

July 20, 2017 12:51 pm

‘Anti-Normalization’ Said to Be Emerging as Top Challenge for Pro-Israel Students on US College Campuses

"Anti-normalization," the newest buzzword surrounding university politics, may usurp the boycott, divestment and sanctions (BDS) movement as the leading challenge facing pro-Israel students, Jewish campus leaders told The Algemeiner this...

July 20, 2017 11:20 am

US and Israel Underline Hezbollah Threat as UN Security Council Reviews Lebanon Ceasefire

As Hezbollah steps up its provocations on Israel's borders with Syria and Lebanon, the UN Security Council was to convene on Thursday to discuss the...

July 20, 2017 10:36 am

Trump: I Wouldn’t Have Hired Jeff Sessions If I Knew He Would Recuse Himself

President Trump said on Wednesday that he never would have appointed Attorney General Jeff Sessions had he known Mr. Sessions would recuse himself from overseeing...

July 20, 2017 9:58 am

In Move Sought by Russia, Trump Ends CIA’s Covert Program to Arm, Train Syrian Rebels

President Trump has decided to end the CIA’s covert program to arm and train moderate Syrian rebels battling the government of Bashar al-Assad, a move...

July 20, 2017 9:49 am

Chinese President Promises ‘Unremitting Efforts’ to Achieve Israeli-Palestinian Peace

JNS.org - Chinese President Xi Jinping pledged to make “unremitting” efforts towards promoting Israeli-Palestinian peace during a meeting with Palestinian Authority President Mahmoud Abbas in...

July 19, 2017 4:14 pm

Australian University Urged to Distance Itself From Pro-BDS ‘Israel Hate Fest’ Being Hosted by Peace Studies Department

Australia's University of Sydney has been called on to distance itself from a pro-BDS conference to be hosted later this month by the school's Department of Peace...

July 19, 2017 11:32 am

ADL Delivers Petition to State Department Urging Appointment of Antisemitism Special Envoy

The Anti-Defamation League (ADL) submitted a petition with "thousands" of signatures to the US State Department on Wednesday in which it urged President Donald Trump...

July 19, 2017 10:16 am

Hungarian Prime Minister Acknowledges ‘Sin’ of WWII in Meeting With Netanyahu

JNS.org - Hungarian Prime Minister Viktor Orban, in a meeting with his Israeli Prime Minister Benjamin Netanyahu, acknowledged Hungary’s “sin” during World War II and vowed...

July 18, 2017 5:08 pm

US Government Mourns AMIA Bombing Victims, Investigator Alberto Nisman, on 23rd Anniversary of Iran-Perpetrated Atrocity

The US State Department marked Tuesday's 23rd anniversary of the July 1994 bombing of the AMIA Jewish center in the Argentine capital of Buenos Aires...

July 18, 2017 4:25 pm

Expert Urges Trump to Present Ultimatum to Latin American Governments Over Hezbollah Financing

As Argentina marked on Tuesday the 23rd anniversary of the Iranian-directed bombing of the AMIA Jewish center in Buenos Aires, a leading expert on the...

July 18, 2017 3:18 pm

British Royal Couple Visits Site of Former Concentration Camp in Poland, Meets With Holocaust Survivors

The Duke and Duchess of Cambridge, William and Kate, visited the site of a former concentration camp in Poland on Tuesday and met with a group...

Features

Canadian Islamist Groups Lose Charity Status Over Potential Militant Financing

Canadian authorities have stripped two former affiliates of the Islamic Society of North America's Canada...

A Tale of Two Palestinian Worlds

JNS.org - For slightly more than a decade, the two main areas slated for a future Palestinian state -- the disputed territories in...

Opinion

New York Times Obituary of Harvard Figure Omits His Clashes With Jewish Com...

A laudatory New York Times obituary of a Harvard “neurobiologist and explorer,” S. Allen Counter, managed somehow to omit any...

July 20, 2017 12:47 pm
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Israel

Amid Ongoing Terror Surge, ‘Mi Shebeirach’ Prayer for Israeli S...

The wording of the “Mi Shebeirach” prayer for members of Israeli security forces has officially been updated to include police...

Middle East

Kuwait Takes ‘Actions’ Regarding Diplomatic Relations With Iran

Kuwait has taken unspecified "actions" regarding its diplomatic relationship with Iran following a court case ruling last year, a Kuwaiti government official said on Thursday, after Arab media said parts...

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